The Federal Government has ordered probe into the panama papers which indicted public officials in the tax haven scandal.
The Chairman of the Code of Conduct Bureau, Sam Saba, confirmed the directive to news men.
Mr. Saba said the presidency forwarded names of some persons mentioned in the panama papers, to the agency for investigation.
The Senate President, Bukola Saraki, and his predecessor, David Mark, and other prominent Nigerians were named in the scandal.